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Jania prolifera A.B.Joly 1966

Publication details
Jania prolifera A.B.Joly in A.B. Joly & al. 1966: 161, fig. 1; pl. 1: figs 7-9

Published in: Joly, A.B., Cordeiro, M., Yamaguishi, N. & Ugadim, Y. (1966). New marine algae from southern Brazil. Rickia 2: 159-181, VI plates.

Publication date: 1966

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Jania is Jania rubens (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: "Praia Mansa", Sao Sebastiao Island, minicipality of Ilhabelo, Sao Paulo State, Brazil (Joly, Cordeiro, Yamaguishi & Ugadim 1966: 162). Holotype: A.B. Joly; 9 July 1963; Phycological Herbarium, Dept. of Bot., Fac. Fil. Cienc. Letras U.S.P. (Joly, Cordeiro, Yamaguishi & Ugadim 1966: 162).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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